Asia Pacific

MSSP Alert’s regional coverage of managed security services providers, cybersecurity news and eventsĀ inĀ Asia Pacific including Australia, China, India, Japan, Korea and more.

McDonald’s Data Breach: Cyberattack Timeline and Incident Details

McDonald’s discloses data breach. Hackers allegedly steal data from fast food restaurant chain. Cybersecurity consultants assist investigation.

Will Singtel Break Up Trustwave MSSP Business?

Singtel plans to tuck part of Trustwave’s cybersecurity services business into NCS unit. But what about MSSP’s U.S. & European operations?

Ransomware Attacks AXA Insurance Subsidiary

Ransomware attacks Asia Assistance, an AXA subsidiary that offers call center services in Europe and Asia.

Singtel May Sell TrustWave MSSP, Cybersecurity Business

Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) may sell Trustwave, a Top 250 MSSP, as part of a strategic Trustwave business review, parent company says.

Wipro Acquires Ampion; Gains Application Security and Managed Cybersecurity Services

Wipro acquires Australian MSSP & IT service provider Ampion for application protection, managed cybersecurity & DevOps services.

Guardforce AI Acquires Penetration Testing Firm Handshake Networking

Guardforce AI acquires information security & penetration testing consultants Handshake Networking for Asia expansion.

Phishers Masquerade as Australian Cyber Agency Officials in Malware Campaign

Hackers masquerading as Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) officials target unsuspecting victims in a malevolent phishing campaign.

Deloitte Hong Kong Embraces Qualys VMDR, EDR Cybersecurity Services

Deloitte Hong Kong leverages Qualys to deliver various vulnerability & threat management offerings to customers. Parent Deloitte is a Top 250 MSSP.

Guardforce MSSP Security Services Leverage Robots, Pentesting

Guardforce expands physical & managed IT security services in Asia. Promotes robot security capabilities plus Handshake Networking penetration testing partnership.

MSSP CyberCX Buys OffSec Testing Company Insomnia Security

MSSP CyberCX purchases offensive security (OffSec) testing firm Insomnia Security to extend its New Zealand market reach.